Local Area Attractions
For more than 130 years, Luray Caverns has been renowned as one of the world's most spectacular natural wonders. Since its discovery in 1878, visitors by the millions have made Luray Caverns the most popular caverns in Eastern America. Sloping, paved walkways and a constant 54 degrees provide a comfortable visit for all ages. www.LurayCaverns.com
New Market Battlefield State Historical Park
The Virginia Museum of the Civil War (VMCW) interprets the 1864 Battle of New Market with emphasis on the role of Virginia Military Institute Cadets and the Civil War in Virginia. Part of Virginia Military Institute museums which includes the VMCW, V.M.I. Museum and the Stonewall Jackson House.
Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park
Shenandoah National Park is one of the most popular and scenic areas in the national park system.Spectacular hiking trails of varying difficulties, including the famous Appalachian Trail, offer a wide range. From a panoramic view of the valley from your car, to a close up view of the wide variety of flora and fauna, you have many choices.
The Town of Luray Parks and Recreation Department has completely refurbished the tennis court located beside of the American Legion building on Zerkel Street. The court has been re-surfaced, painted, and new fencing has been added. The court is open to the public 7 days a week.